Flashback of domestic violence
1:22

Flashback of domestic violence

Clip from Into the Wild

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
As Chris' sister notes her brother's issues with their parents, a flashback depicts the arguments and violence that characterised their home life.

As Chris' sister notes her brother's issues with their parents, a flashback depicts the arguments and violence that characterised their home life.

A dream within a dream
1:22

A dream within a dream

Clip from Picnic At Hanging Rock

English

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Lines from Edgar Allen Poe's 1849 poem A Dream Within a Dream, “what we see and what we seem are but a dream; a dream within a dream” is whispered by the narrator. The ...

Lines from Edgar Allen Poe's 1849 poem A Dream Within a Dream, “what we see and what we seem are but a dream; a dream within a dream” is whispered by the narrator. The introduction of Allen Poe, famous for his mysterious and often macabre stories, situates the enigmatic, dream-like qualities that punctuate the film and suggests the incompatibility of Victorian ideals and the Australian landscape.

Gertrude trades confession for a dress
1:23

Gertrude trades confession for a dress

Clip from The Dressmaker

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Tilly offers to make Gertrude the most striking girl in the room if she'll confesses she let a bully know where she was hiding many years ago.

Tilly offers to make Gertrude the most striking girl in the room if she'll confesses she let a bully know where she was hiding many years ago.

When professional "playfulness" goes too far
1:23

When professional "playfulness" goes too far

Clip from 7.30

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
This video has closed captioning
Actor Yael Stone highlights when she began feeling incredibly uncomfortable in the workplace after a fellow actor turned what were once "playful messages" that she appreciated ...

Actor Yael Stone highlights when she began feeling incredibly uncomfortable in the workplace after a fellow actor turned what were once "playful messages" that she appreciated receiving into something sexual, making her incredibly uncomfortable and unsure how to react.

How America's travel bans affect school kids
1:23

How America's travel bans affect school kids

Clip from The Feed

News and current affairs

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
A team of talented school kids has been banned from entering America after winning a robotics competition - simply because they're from Afghanistan.

A team of talented school kids has been banned from entering America after winning a robotics competition - simply because they're from Afghanistan.

Asking for help in the classroom
1:23

Asking for help in the classroom

Clip from 100 Things to Do Before High School

EALD

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Asking for help can be hard. But rest assured, there are likely multiple classmates who have the same questions you do.

Asking for help can be hard. But rest assured, there are likely multiple classmates who have the same questions you do.

'Do you ever wish Charlie was normal?'
1:24

'Do you ever wish Charlie was normal?'

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Thomas and his father, Simon, discuss the challenges and "fairness" of caring for someone with autism, and the importance of taking responsibility for your family.

Thomas and his father, Simon, discuss the challenges and "fairness" of caring for someone with autism, and the importance of taking responsibility for your family.

The Final Quarter: Goodes booed by AFL fans
1:24

The Final Quarter: Goodes booed by AFL fans

Clip from The Final Quarter

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The 2015 AFL season commences and the booing of Adam Goodes continues. Discussion points: Discuss with a partner how you would feel if you were persistently targeted by a ...

The 2015 AFL season commences and the booing of Adam Goodes continues. Discussion points: Discuss with a partner how you would feel if you were persistently targeted by a group of people over and over again. Does Goodes have a right to be upset or should he accept it as part of the game?

Self-perception of students shaken
1:25

Self-perception of students shaken

Clip from Insight

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
This video has closed captioning
School students are asked to explain how they see themselves and believe others see them. But their belief in how they are perceived is put to the test when classmates are ...

School students are asked to explain how they see themselves and believe others see them. But their belief in how they are perceived is put to the test when classmates are asked to describe them in a NSW Department of Education video.

Goneril and Regan speak honestly
1:25

Goneril and Regan speak honestly

Clip from ABC2 Live Presents King Lear

Literature

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Revealing their declarations of love were exaggerated, Goneril and Regan express concern for their father's diminishing state of mind.

Revealing their declarations of love were exaggerated, Goneril and Regan express concern for their father's diminishing state of mind.

The Pacific Solution
1:27

The Pacific Solution

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Watch a short history of Australia's refugee policies since 2001 and Operation Sovereign Borders' attempts to stop asylum seekers who arrive by boat.

Watch a short history of Australia's refugee policies since 2001 and Operation Sovereign Borders' attempts to stop asylum seekers who arrive by boat.

Druid divination spoons
1:28

Druid divination spoons

Clip from Lost Worlds

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Neil Oliver meets archaeologist Miranda Green who demonstrates how druids may have used divination spoons to tell the future.

Neil Oliver meets archaeologist Miranda Green who demonstrates how druids may have used divination spoons to tell the future.

Eddie seeks financial aid and Bob Katter speaks against the case
1:28

Eddie seeks financial aid and Bob Katter speaks against the case

Clip from Mabo

History

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Eddie seeks financial aid to support his family while running the case against the Queensland government. Back home, the whole family watch a news segment about the case, the ...

Eddie seeks financial aid to support his family while running the case against the Queensland government. Back home, the whole family watch a news segment about the case, the Minister for Aboriginal and Islander Affairs, Bob Katter, appears speaking in opposition to the Mabo v Queensland legal action.

Is racism in Australia really that bad?
1:28

Is racism in Australia really that bad?

Clip from You Can't Ask That in the Classroom

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
African Australians are asked 'Is racism here really that bad?'. Were you surprised by their responses? How can different types of racist behaviour affect someone who is the ...

African Australians are asked 'Is racism here really that bad?'. Were you surprised by their responses? How can different types of racist behaviour affect someone who is the target of such behaviour? Have you ever witnessed examples of racism in your community? What can be done to change people's attitudes and behaviours?

Cattle herding from the home office
1:29

Cattle herding from the home office

Clip from Australia by Design: Innovation

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A team of cattle farmers worked with agricultural technologists to create this innovative way of herding large groups of cattle from a computer or tablet.

A team of cattle farmers worked with agricultural technologists to create this innovative way of herding large groups of cattle from a computer or tablet.

Teenager Of The Year exam montage
1:31

Teenager Of The Year exam montage

Clip from Looking for Alibrandi

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Set to a musical montage with LoTel's Teenager Of The Year, Josie takes her HSC exams, father helps her to study in his office, and her grandmother casts a spell.

Set to a musical montage with LoTel's Teenager Of The Year, Josie takes her HSC exams, father helps her to study in his office, and her grandmother casts a spell.

Onion and cucumber pickles
1:31

Onion and cucumber pickles

Clip from Food Lab by Ben Milbourne

Science

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Dr Joel Gilmore explains why we pickle foods and how salts and acids preserve perishable items by preventing bacteria. Meanwhile, Ben Milbourne wonders what came first, the ...

Dr Joel Gilmore explains why we pickle foods and how salts and acids preserve perishable items by preventing bacteria. Meanwhile, Ben Milbourne wonders what came first, the need to pickle or our love of sharp acids flavours?

Edmund's soliloquy
1:31

Edmund's soliloquy

Clip from ABC2 Live Presents King Lear

English

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Edmund delivers a speech to the audience in which he shares his thoughts about the way society treats younger sons and illegitimate children.

Edmund delivers a speech to the audience in which he shares his thoughts about the way society treats younger sons and illegitimate children.